If the international community's main goal is to push North Korea towards denuclearization, does the fact that Pyongyang is racing in precisely the opposite direction suggest a fundamental policy failure?
Revelations of America's industrial-scale surveillance have painted an alarming picture of the National Security Agency as a spy service operating virtually without limits since the 9/11 attacks, experts say.
Two Chinese firms' role in building Britain's first new atomic power station for a generation will give them new-found credibility as they seek a bigger share of the trillion-dollar global civil nuclear market, analysts say.
While heads of state have encrypted mobiles and other secure lines for work, many can't resist using regular smartphones for everyday life — making them susceptible to espionage.
President Barack Obama must be used to the drill by now — picking up the phone to get an earful from another foreign leader venting at rampant U.S. spies.
2013/10/25, 1 Comment
A towering squat on the outskirts of Rome with an ever swelling population of hundreds of refugees has become the squalid emblem of a failing system that is haunting this week's EU summit.
Mozambique's ex-rebellion is too weak to force a new civil war and its recent return to arms is a desperate bid to grab a share of the energy bonanza reshaping the country, analysts said.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is feeling strengthened as international pressure on his regime appears to ease amid growing Western fears of an Islamist takeover and unwavering Russian support, analysts say.
After a career spent repairing trains, Francisco Marcos Gallego once thought he and his wife would end their days in comfort. Instead they are struggling to support their unemployed son and his children.
An explosion rips through a chemical weapons depot. Bleeding victims stumble out of the building and scream for help.